KAMIAH — The release of Kamiah Fire Rescue’s (KFR) 2022 Annual Report shows call volumes have nearly doubled since 2020. From 420 calls in 2020, 617 calls in 2021 and 801 calls in 2022, the demand for services continue to increase. KFR serves from the mountaintops to the river valley, spanning the Lewis County/Idaho County boundary. Their mission is to “provide protection of life, property and the environment from the effects of fire, medical emergencies and hazards.”

The report includes some interesting statistics, accomplishments, personnel, equipment, training, grants and community engagement. KFR Chief Bill Arsenault and the staff invite you to check out the report, which is available on their website www.kamiahfire.org. KFR frequently posts to their Kamiah Fire-Rescue page to share information on emergencies, events and community engagement.